Gamescom 2023 lineup includes Xbox, 2K Games, Ubisoft, and more
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Gamescom 2023 lineup includes Xbox, 2K Games, Ubisoft, and more

Multiple companies confirmed their attendance at Gamescom 2023. Although we got news this morning that E3 is returning in 2023 as an in-person event, one conference that is just around the corner is Gamescom. This electronics and video game trade show held in Cologne, Germany will also return in physical form. But the highlight of…

Observer: System Redux physical version delayed
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Observer: System Redux physical version delayed

Bloober Team today announced a short delay for the physical release of Observer: System Redux. The dark cyberpunk thriller has been pushed back one week. It will now come out on July 23. The retail release –which is in partnership with Koch Media – allows fans to purchase physical copies of the title for PlayStation…

No Dead Island, Saints Row, Metro, or TimeSplitters at E3 2021
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No Dead Island, Saints Row, Metro, or TimeSplitters at E3 2021

Don’t expect to see Dead Island, Saints Row, Metro, or TimeSplitters at E3. “Our parent company @KochMedia_HQ is making an announcement as part of #SummerGamesFest on June 11th,” Deep Silver says in a tweet. “To give you a head’s up, you won’t see Dead Island, Saints Row, Metro or TimeSplitters there (or at any other…

Publishers fined $9.5M for geo-blocking Steam games in the EU

Publishers fined $9.5M for geo-blocking Steam games in the EU

The EU has fined Valve and five publishers $9.5 million for geo-blocking PC games on Steam within Europe. According to Kotaku: Geo-blocking breaches EU antitrust rules, and so the five publishers cited—Bandai Namco, Capcom, Focus Home, Koch Media and ZeniMax (Bethesda)—were fined around €6.2 million. As the owners and operators of Steam, Valve—who “chose not…